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The garden snail has 14,174 teeth--105 rows, 135 teeth in each row.

An ant's sense of smell is as good as a dog's.

The average robin lives about 12 years. The life expectancy of the flea is 2-1/2 years.

The grasshopper's body contains 100 more muscles than that of a human.

The average life expectancy of an outdoor cat is two-five years. Indoor cats may survive beyond their 17th birthday.

Birds rarely survive cat attacks due to infection from the cat’s claws and teeth.

Cats wearing bells continue to KILL our feathered friends as birds do not associate bell ringing with CATS!

If you bake birdseed at 140 degrees for eight to ten minutes that it won’t germinate under your feeders.  Spread seed on a cookie sheet, bake and store in plastic bag in fridge for up to one month or freezer for six months.

Here are a few home remedies for bite prevention from residents of Winnipeg Manitoba, Mosquito Capital of Canada :

Mix 1 tsp Detol with bottle of baby-oil apply liberally.

Rub exposed skin and clothing with fabric softener sheets.

Take vitamin B6 capsules by mouth.

Mix 2 tablespoons White vinegar with 1 tablespoon   Aloe Gel – rub on exposed areas

Itching from Poison Ivy? Try rubbing the inside of a banana peel on rash.

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